Theatre and Literature

DEparture Lounge at Derby Theatre

Posted on 9th Jul 2013

Prepare for a festival of fantastic fringe theatre, performance and theatrical adventure at Derby Theatre.

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Review: Blue Remembered Hills

Posted on 2nd Jul 2013

Sam attended the opening night of Blue Remembered Hills at Derby Theatre for Hatch'd.

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Schedule confirmed for Edge-Lit 2

Posted on 2nd Jul 2013

July sees the return of Edge-Lit, the annual science-fiction, fantasy and horror day taking place at QUAD in Derby. 

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James and the Giant Peach comes to Derby Theatre

Posted on 2nd Jul 2013

The Birmingham Stage Company present the Roald Dahl classic.

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The Marlowe Players present Lucy Bennett's 'A Piece of Cake'

Posted on 21st Jun 2013

As Darley Abbey's Marlowe Players prepare to perform their next production we sent Sam down to rehearals to get a slice of the action.

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Blue Remembered Hills

Posted on 17th Jun 2013

Derby Theatre presents Northern Stage production of Potter’s classic WWII tale of complex childhood friendships.

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The Seagull at Derby Theatre

Posted on 14th Jun 2013

The Seagull is a compelling, poignant and darkly funny contemplation on the small and large disappointments of life and love.  

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Derby Theatre Summer School

Posted on 12th Jun 2013

For one week over the summer holidays; Derby Theatre will run a Summer School of theatre for 8 – 16 year olds, where they will produce a Play in a Week, from Monday 29th July until Friday 2nd August.

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Posted on 6th Jun 2013

Broken Beauties, performed by University of Derby Theatre Arts students, will run in the Studio at Derby Theatre on Tuesday 25th and Wednesday 26th June.

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Derby Theatre is looking for artists and companies with something to say

Posted on 5th Jun 2013

During the summer Derby Theatre will present DEparture Lounge, a summer festival of theatre which will see the main stage transformed and will showcase artists and companies before they depart for the heady lights of Edinburgh.

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Welcome To Thebes

Posted on 13th May 2013

Welcome to Thebes, a Greek-based contemporary tragedy, will be performed by University of Derby Theatre Arts students on the main stage at Derby Theatre from Thursday 23 until Saturday 25 May.

The Gramophones - End to End at the Guildhall

Posted on 26th Apr 2013

An all female theatre company specialising in witty, interactive theatre with a twinkle in its eye will be performing their show End to End at the Guilhdall Theatre in Derby on May 15th